Giachelli, Cecilia

Faculty Profile

First Name: 
Cecilia
Last Name: 
Giachelli
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Title: 
Professor
Primary Institution: 
UW
Department/Division: 
other
Department/Division: 
other
Mail/Box #: 

355061

Office Location: 

Foege N330L

Office Phone: 
(206) 543-0205
Research

Research Summary: 

Current projects include 1) mechanistic studies aimed at developing novel therapeutic targets and approaches for treating ectopic calcification in disease and medical devices, 2) identifying and applying biomimetic strategies to create biointerfaces for soft and hard tissue regeneration 3) biomolecular control of the foreign body reaction, with particular emphasis on the macrophage-mediated inflammatory response to biomaterials

Short Research Description: 
ectopic mineralization, cell, matrix and tissue engineering
Keywords: 
<p> Vascular Calcification, Biomaterials, Inflammation, Tissue engineering and regeneration</p>
Publications